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Dunsfold Wings and Wheels 2014

It is nearly the end of August and we are back on the road after a lovely summer spent enjoying our Suffolk home. We usually spend large parts of the summer travelling around the UK but Kate wanted to spend more time at home this year, making the best of the garden and conservatory. 753 more words


It's not always what it seams.

Having stripped Rafa back to bare wood, and stripped out all of the horrible mastic which a previous owner had filled all the hull seams with (no classic yacht should have mastic used in this way), we have found that you can see right through to the inside of the hull on some of them. 152 more words

Re-fitting the insides

It is not just the outside of the hull we are tackling.

Millie has been busy stripping the inside of Rafa. All along both sides of the hull internally, there are shelves and cupboards – and hundreds of screws. 54 more words

Housing Advocates Plan Harlem March on Wednesday

The coalition of more than 50 housing advocacy groups known as the “Real Affordability for All Coalition” will demonstrate at Harlem’s First Corinthian Baptist Church… 334 more words

Bill De Blasio

Federer please forgive me

It is time for Federer fans such as myself to once again hope for a Grandslam victory.  The US Open looms, and Federer is playing reasonably well.   223 more words

Worthy of a final.

Thus was the quarterfinal match between Federer and Murray at this year’s Western and Southern Open, at least on paper.

Both members of the famed top four club for many years; the other members being Rafa (Rafael Nadal-ESP) and Nole (Novak Djokovic-SRB). 165 more words


A Summertime STORY BY RAFA Children

I’ve been a fan of Dutch furniture RaFa Kids for a while and adore reading what they get up to on their blog.
Agata and Arek are the 2 architects who commenced designing substantial high quality practical children’s furnishings when their 2 sons Frank and Robert arrived. 10 more words